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World Bank sees ‘significant’ inflation risk from high energy prices
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International Monetary Fund board decision hangs over managing director as IMF-World Bank annual meetings begin
international business
Investors rattled by probe finding that World Bank chiefs manipulated China’s score in business-rating report
international business
Protect nature or face huge financial losses, World Bank says
world
World Bank vows to keep board apprised of climate action progress
international business
Lebanon reverses decision on deposit withdrawals after protests erupt
economy
Global economy recovering from COVID-19 pandemic, higher rates would hurt: IMF steering committee
international business
Pope Francis urges IMF and World Bank to reduce debt burden of poor countries
international business
World Bank, IMF to consider climate change in debt reduction talks for poor countries
european business
Environmental problems top list of fears in World Economic Forum annual risk report
world
World Bank approves $246-million loan to crisis-struck Lebanon
economy
Industry leaders believe global economy can shake off pandemic in 2021
world
Sudan signs agreement to normalize relations with Israel
obituary
James D. Wolfensohn, who led the World Bank for ten years, dies at 86
international business
Zambia’s economic struggle highlights Africa’s debt crisis
opinion
Building cost-effective, timely and sustainable infrastructure
Ian L. Edwards
opinion
Time to get global co-operation on the agenda
Kevin Lynch and Paul Deegan
international business
Pandemic could force 150 million into extreme poverty, World Bank says
international business
IMF urges infrastructure investment to boost post-COVID growth
report on business
Socially conscious data key for investors: OECD
world
UN humanitarian chief urges Canada to push global financial institutions to help poorest countries fight COVID-19
asia-pacific business
World Bank unit warns ‘financial crisis’ could hit Asia-Pacific region as insolvencies rise
international business
G20 finance officials stop short of recommending debt freeze extension
energy and resources
Global agencies step in as pandemic impoverishes artisanal miners
world
Western and Arab countries pledge $1.8-billion for Sudan’s democratic transition
world
World Bank health expert warns women and children at risk as COVID-19 disrupts health services
economy
World Bank says coronavirus to shrink 2020 global output by 5.2 per cent
report on business
World Bank approves record $500-million to battle locust swarms
international business
World Bank names financial crisis expert Carmen Reinhart as chief economist
investment ideas
Which metals will gain most from a green energy revolution?
economy
Over 300 lawmakers worldwide urge IMF, World Bank to cancel poor countries’ debt
energy and resources
World Bank slashes outlook for oil, metals as coronavirus crushes demand
international business
World Bank tells G20 to stop hoarding as poorest countries face food insecurity due to virus crisis
world
China urges World Bank to suspend debt payments for poorest countries
world
G20 countries agree to debt freeze for world’s poorest countries
economy
IMF sees Canadian economy shrinking 6.2% this year; warns of worse hit if pandemic persists